this truth these cute keds-I cannot get over how many CRPS friendly kicks they have that are SOOOOO fun! Also love these, these, and these this stunning bedroom-oooooh that window is divine (photo by Debi Areolar) this cute coat this awesome calendar these fun stairs this adorable blouse this upcoming show-the handmaid’s tale is one… Continue reading things i love thursday #56
I’ve been 152 lbs and I’ve been 93lbs and all kinds of weights in between. I’ve had a body strong enough to run a half marathon and bust out a 6:47 mile on 93 degree day. I’ve had a body so weak and in pain my husband had to help me get dressed and then… Continue reading This body is a lesson
Hey hey! So if you don’t follow me on instagram you may not know that I’ve recently begun to do a few “Makeup and Skincare FAQs” on Instagram Live. It has been more fun and fulfilling than I ever imagined! Using Instagram “Live” been a really easy way for me to directly answer questions like “what’s the best mascara for sensitive… Continue reading Let’s Talk About Makeup: How to NOT Look Sick with “Spoon Friendly” Makeup Tips
Happy happy Thursday my friends! this gorgeous moon garland this adorable coat this delicious recipe by cilantro and citronella-it looks AMAZING! these teal gradient houndstooth nails are EVERYTHING this adorable way to take toast to the next level this beautiful photo of my favorite constellation this entire look and esthetic this great roundup of affordable highlighters… Continue reading things i love thursday # 55
Since I spent almost 8 years as a Master Esthetician , I LOOOOOOVE trying new skincare products and I love it even more when I find an amazing new product. It’s always exciting to see what new skincare companies are out there and its REALLY exciting when the products are beyond anything you hoped. Recently I found… Continue reading Let’s Talk About Skincare: Why You need a Hyaluronic Serum and Body Merry Hyaluronic Dew Serum Review
So I love me a cute phone case…something about an oversize cat or a coffee drink or just about anything weird/cute/fun on a phone case that makes me smile! Maybe you love cute phone cases too…if not I’ve included some fun tablet and computer decor as well. These are the phone, tablet, and computer cases/decor… Continue reading things i love thursday- phones, tablet, and computer cases oh my!
One of the hardest parts of having Complex Regional Pain Syndrome also known as Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy is the fact that it “spreads” which essentially means that your brain for whatever reason can start to send the “wrong” aka PAINUL nerve signals about other body parts beyond the original area where you first developed CRPS/RSD. This means… Continue reading when the road gets rougher: how to deal with a CRPS spread
My wish for you on the cusp of this brand new year is to learn to just be. Be in your body. Be in the present. I hope you can feel comfortable from the marrow of your bones to the tips of your eyelashes. I hope you can feel joy when life feels anything but… Continue reading my new years wish for you.
2016 is ending on a hard note, harder than I could have possibly imagined. The CRPS has spread into my right arm, my SECOND spread in 2 months and my 5th spread overall. Specifically it has decided to descend upon my bicep where the PICC line was placed for my 4th and most recent ketamine… Continue reading The endless in-between
oh its thursday thursday thurdays so this is what i am loving so much this week my dears! this lovely little ring this gorgeous hand knit sweater this pretty nail color (Channelesque by china glaze) these sweet shoes this beautiful mural this truth this snuggly cardigan this cat set these paper crane earrings this darling dress… Continue reading things i love thursday #53